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79%. north dakota, one company, 89% in fact, across america 94% of markets are not competitive. we need real competition to lower costs. we need the choice of a public health insurance option. >>> not every in new york is cheered out. still some folks out there. welcome back to "the early show." takes big morning for us. we have an old friend here who has been missing for the last couple of months. julie is back. as you know, she's a new mom. we'll find out what has been going on with julie. >> i saw her in hair and makeup. she looks fantastic. she's the gold standard of fantastic. >>> also this morning, a new h1n1 health warning. if up the flu, how much you you weigh may determine how sick you get. a new study show as large number of obese h1n1 victims are nding in the hospital. we'll have all the details on that. >>> there's had this other piece of news this morning and as i have said so on which, are you in fact, a doctor, the vet friday naer medicine. what is this about a cat? >> it came out yesterday that an h1n1 was confirmed in a pet cat in iowa. this cat lived in a home whe
. you are showing your independence. this is what america needs to see it and it was a good interview. i'm thinking if you thought that was a good interview, i don't know what a bad interview was because i knew it wasn't a good interview. >> reporter: senator mccain said he was proud to have palin as his running mate and mccain says don't count her out. >> she is a strong force in the republican party. i can't predict who will get the nomination but i think she would be competitive. >> some say palin's version of history is unflattering. she chose to play the victim card and chose to play a feminine poor me, they are all gunning for me role. >> so, could we see a candidate palin in 2012? she says it is not on her radar screen, at least not right now. in washington, i'm sandra endorganization. >> is it a new way of thinking in the fight against breast cancer or is it bad advice? there are new recommendations that mammograms and self breast examinations. we will tell you what the recommendations say and why they are controversial. and what every woman needs to know. >>> by the way, if you
of america, know very few details at this time. here is what we do know about our cousin. nidal was an american citizen. he was born in arlington, virginia, and raised here in america. he attended local high schools and eventually went onto attend virginia tech. we are filled with grief for the families of today's victims. our family loves america. we are proud of our country and saddened by today's tragedy. because the situation is still unfolding, we have nothing else that we are able to share with you at this time. and that is the end of the statement. and horribly sad time for this family as you heard. and still unfolding today. we have seen ny san's come hasan's neighbors come out. what made hasan possibly snap and he has deep routes here as we've mentioned. -- roots here as we've mentioned. he's a licensed psychiatrist. the police have been talking with the family and they also say through them they're just not ready to go on camera to talk with us. >> again, they're just trying to find out what happened and what is going on and they're upset and don't want to address the
working to feed the hungry. in america millions of people who need help can bank on it as barry petersen will report in our cover story. then it's on to the rest of our menu. turkey may be the center piece but what to serve all the other days of the year. serena altschul has one idea. cheesy do it. for chef bobby flay the burgers they call sliders are a small miracle. >> when it comes to making a great burger, size really does matter. and sometimes big burgers are just too much of a good thing. so take my advice and think small. think sliders. later on sunday morning, we're going sliding on the griddle. >> osgood: still crazy but increasingly legal. that's one way of describing the classic american beverage or tracy smith has been tracking down. >> reporter: moon shine was once only available from certain nocturnal entrepreneurs. >> you worked at night and slept in the daytime. >> reporter: but now white lightning gone legit. later on sunday morning, moon shine. still crazy after all these years. >> osgood: good chemistry of the on-screen sort is the key to success for any tv chef and is
! >> couric: steve hartman risks his hering in tonight's "assignment america". >> you may want to hold your ears. captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with katie couric. >> couric: good evening, everyone. it's the kind of news we've waited a long time to hear. two industries hit hard by the recession are finally showing signs of rebounding. today the government reported construction spending rose by .8% in september, powered by the largest jump in home building in more than six years. and ford has made a u-turn, announcing today that it earned a third quarter profit of nearly a billion dollars. national correspondent dean reynolds reports on a rare occurrence of late: a detroit success story. >> reporter: it's been 51 months since ford last made money selling cars in this country, so today's numbers were reason for company executives to crow a little. >> consumers are really seeing the value in our products and we're seeing that in our revenue. >> reporter: ford, which avoided the bankruptcy that befell chrysler and g.m. gained market share and made money around the gl
redskins and glaxosmithkline created a triple solution for a healthier america. >> we call it the triple solution for a healthy america. it has three major components. one is around prevention. if you start looking at americans we have the highiest obesity rate in the world. something we mould not be proud of. we need to start looking at healthier lifestyles in term of eating and physical activity. which i know is important for the redskins. our next part is intervention. if you develop a chronic disease we want to make sure you start doing things that you need to do to keep that disease from getting worse. that includes things like taking your medication, seeing your doctor and making suring that you are developing a pattern of health lifestyles. third we are looking at invasion. with invasion we know that we have not solved all of the healthcare problems. we need to look at things like alzheimer's disease, which affect so many of us. >> the redskins team doctor aglee degrees -- agrees with a triple solution for a healthier america. >> you have to keep your activity level up. it doesn't
with a steady stream of income. let america's number one annuity provider help you stay on course with guarantees for the if in life. get answers about annuities at metlife.com. by putting an end to paper medical records, we have ushered health into the digital age. saving lives, sometimes when seconds count. managing chronic conditions. making amazing new discoveries. and, oh yes, saving a lot of trees. kaiser permanente. thrive. remember when connections to the internet sounded like this - when high speed internet was out of reach of most american families and small businesses? as recently as the year 2000, only three percent of american families had high speed internet. then competition drove innovation - spurred private investment, and the internet took off - at record breaking speeds. at at&t we're taking the lead - investing some thirty-eight billion dollars in our wired and wireless networks over the past two years. last year alone we invested more than any other public company in america. and at at&t we support a national plan that makes high speed internet available to ev
. >> schieffer: do you think this puts the people of new york at risk? >> i think america is at risk continually from the threat from radical jihadists. we saw it in fort hood ten days ago. to say that new york is on list. i think new york has been on the list ever since 2001. we know we were attacked in 1993. we know that we were attacked in 2001. i think that al qaeda and radical jihadists, if they could attack us again in new york, they would. >> schieffer: they talk now in their reports that the administration is now examining various federal prison sites in this country. illinois. illinois is one of them. they were talking a while ago about perhaps putting them in prisons in michigan, your home state. how do you feel about that? >> well, the president has never answered the question why. i'm all about problem-solving. what problem is the president going to solve by moving these trials to new york or by moving get mow prisoners to michigans to illinois, to colorado? he hasn't outlined what problem he's solving. i don't see the problem of moving them from gitmo. it's been a great place. we've
about his opposition to america's wars and what could have motivated them to attack his fellow soldiers. captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with katie couric. >> couric: good evening, everyone. he's an army psychiatrist deeply opposed to america's wars and now accused of committing one of the worst attacks ever at a military base on u.s. soil. tonight, we're learning more about major nidal mailk hasan who authorities say opened fire on fellow soldiers at fort hood in killeen, texas, yesterday. this was a day of mourning at the base where 12 soldiers and one civilian were killed in the massacre at a soldier readiness center. some were about to deploy overseas, others had just returned home. authorities now say 34 people were wounded, including hasan, who was initially counted among the dead. he's in critical but stable condition and has been moved to the brook army medical center in san antonio. thisa day of mourning at fort hd which has seen many of its soldiers head off to war never expecting to be attacked on their own base. our team of correspondents is coveri
transportation for america tries to get at why that happens. jimmy sillman reports >> reporter: over past 12 years more than 76,000 pedestrian have died only american roadways. a new study by the coalition for smarter growth and transportation for america rangings the america ranks d.c. the most dangerous. the report notes most pedestrian deaths are preventable. they occur because streets lack safe crosswalks for pedestrian. one example is central avenue. >> pedestrian are walking next to moving traffic. the sidewalk was placed not with a buffer but right next to the roadway. it is pretty intimidating to cross this street >> reporter: local pedestrian agree. >> you have to use very good judgement and make sure that the carthat is about to turn sees you >> reporter: the report concludes we should spends more money to make our streets safer for pedestrian. in prince george's county this is jimmy for 9 news now. >>> do you know what your kids are doing right now? this is video of some young teenagers with seemingly nothing eter to do than throw rocks at people in northeast d.c. it is all caugh
are the same or worse than in america. >> reporter: you say this is a fight parents should pick with their children. pediatricians say pick your battles with their children. >> yes. i think a lot of parents by the time the kids are 15, 16 years old are picking the battles carefully. this have a fight worth picking. and what i tell parents is, i know you don't want to raise issues that aren't going to go anywhere but this is worth raising. my favorite time to talk to a kid is when you are driving in the car, eyes are forward and you have them stuck in the car. they are not going anywhere. >> the captive audience. it is an important message and one that janet says don't wait until they are 15 or 16 to say. have it sooner. we have a link to their website at our website at wusa9.com. >>> let's go to howard for an update on what is happening with ida. >> ida is falling apart. it looks like it is falling apart in the sense that down here looks better. out of cancun it was a category two storm and had symmetry. but some dry air is wrapped in and here is where you find the precipitation
america is strong and resilient. and we'll pull through these tough times, we always have. and the companies building the internet are leading this technology driven recovery. more than one hundred billion dollars in private investment over the last two years has spurred innovation, launching new online service and content and put more than three million americans to work. an economic success story. expanding and growing by building a smarter, faster, safer internet. broadband for america: it's working. remember when connections to the internet sounded like this - when high speed internet was out of reach of most american families and small businesses? as recently as the year 2000, only three percent of american families had high speed internet. then competition drove innovation - spurred private investment, and the internet took off - at record breaking speeds. at at&t we're taking the lead - investing some thirty-eight billion dollars in our wired and wireless networks over the past two years. last year alone we invested more than any other public company in america. a
americans to demonstrate what is best again about america organization nation's ability to remain unified and united in times of crisis. >> the muslim american seat also sent a letter of condolences to the commander of ft. hood. in a few minutes at 10:00 a.m., congressman carson of indiana and keith ellison will join thermous lick public affairs council to condemn the shooting and mourn the lives lost at ft. hood. it will be at the united methodist building at 110 maryland avenue northeast. stay with us for continuing coverage of the story. right now on our website, read more about what happened. get reaction from captiol hill and leave your thoughts. the story is on our front page. >>> in other news, no change though this week's h1n1 clinics in the district because of overwhelming demand tomorrows clinics will run from 8 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. instead of being open until 4:00. in looburg, virginia there is a clinic tomorrow at smarts mill middle school. it will focus on pregnant women, children two 20 2:00 to nine years of age and children with medical disorders. >>> tomorrow, congress is sch
magazine named herndon the most obscene city in america. >> reporter: in the heart of d.c. corner has a dirty little secret. it's been named most obscene city in america. >> it goes to show you that in the privacy of your own home, you don't know what people are doing. >> reporter: apparently when they aren't playing in the park, record numbers of residents are googling the 7 words you shouldn't say on television beating out los angeles and philadelphia in the survey. >> i definitely am surprised by that. i don't hear it too often. >> reporter: at the shopping center, they are calling it word game. >> i can hear a lot. >> reporter: last year louville, kentucky, came in first. people have apparently cleaned up their act. this year it it finished 10th. clearly residents want off the list. >> i would be interested to see though the data or how that was collected and how that relates to the city in general. but if this makes people clean up their potty months, even better. audrey barns. >> it turned out that its neighbor city was ranked 5th. >>> topper will be back with your full forecas
into now? >> good lord! you are kidding me! >> couric: wait until you see tonight's "assignment america." captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with katie couric. snipe and good evening, everyone. we're beginning with a story that will affect millions of american women. government health experts made a major change today in the guidelines for breast cancer screening. with nearly 200,000 women in this country expected to be diagnosed this year and more than 40,000 expected to die from it, early detection has long been emphasized as a way to save lives. and over a recent two-year period, 64% of women in their 40s got a mammogram. 40 has been the age women were told to start getting screened, but now the experts say most women should wait until they're 50. dr. jennifer ashton is with us tonight. jennifer, that is major shift in what we've been told for years. >> reporter: that's right, katie. these new guidelines challenge long-standing guidelines for detecting breast cancer. they come from a respected panel of government medical expert which is regularly makes recomme
prize is the future. some say america can't win. that we've had our time. but here's what they don't understand: it's not america that will run this race... it's americans. 300 million of us. free to compete... free to out-work, out-think, out-dream anyone, anywhere. free enterprise. it's how we unleash the power of 300 million individual economies. washington may help in times of trouble... but free enterprise is what america is counting on to grow our economy for the long-term. our challenge: create 20 million new jobs in the next 10 years. and your dreams make the difference. the race for the future starts now. join it. because america's here to win. american free enterprise. it's you. so dream big. >>> by the end of the day we could have a new world series champ. the yankees hosted the phillies for game four. in the bottom of the 8th pedro hits a homer to tie the game at four. with two outs in the top of the ninth a-rod comes through with the rbi double. yankees win 7-4. they have a three-games to one series lead. >>> wild finish too in the am 500 in talladega. newman spins out
football and the redskins have injuries on both sides of the ball. details coming up in sports. america is strong and resilient. and we'll pull through these tough times, we always have. and the companies building the internet are leading this technology driven recovery. more than one hundred billion dollars in private investment over the last two years has spurred innovation, launching new online service and content and put more than three million americans to work. an economic success story. expanding and growing by building a smarter, faster, safer internet. broadband for america: it's working. here's a look at who's celebrating a birthday today -- your sports headlines begin with a look at monday night football. the ravens were in cleveland taking on the browns. the game remained scoreless until the fourth quarter when the ravens quarterback put baltimore up on a 13-yard run. the next drive, ravens safety landry, the brother of he ron landry steals one from quinn and runs it back 48-yards. the ravens win with a final score of 16-0. >> the redskins injury list is growing longer. al
the finishing touches on the forecast. stay tune. (announcer) in america we don't just dream when we sleep. we dream twenty-four seven. we dream with our sleeves rolled up. our dreams are expressed in digits. they're made of steel. add those dreams up, that's free enterprise... growing our economy for the long-run. it's what we need to grow 20 million new jobs in the next 10 years. your dreams make the difference. american free enterprise. it's you. so dream big. ? a trip to france for a group of high school students from sterling, virginia, ended on a sour note after the school suspended 11 honor roll students for drinking. it's a story we'll been following for months and the question is did the school violate its own policy when they gave out that punishment. surae chinn joins us more with answers to that question. >> well, derek, school policy says first time offenders are only supposed to get ten days. a judge says that's not what happened. >> reporter: a trip to school after school officials suspended 11 students on their last day. >> the judge felt that the school system botched the sus
, anthony, america's largest banks are raising the cost now of paying with plastic? >> reporter: they have been for quite a while, katie. bank of america sent out this notice to 40 million credit card customers today. to put into plain english, the rates and fees they can expect. the bank and its competitors have been raising interest rates in recent months with some bow rohrers now paying well over 20%. your credit card company may be about to send you a holiday greeting. the cost of using your credit card is going up. half of all lenders plan to raise interest rates and reduce credit limits on their most qualified borrowers, according to a resent survey by the federal reserve. >> it's a crime. it's crazy. total crime. >> reporter: sandy knight of dallas just received a letter from citibank increasing the interest rate on her card to 29.99%. she tried to fight it, but citibank wouldn't budge. >> so i said, well, i really hope you can sleep at night. >> reporter: the reign of terror continues. they're doing what they do because they can. >> reporter: adam levin of credit.com says the banks
in the living rooms and bedrooms of america and let people recognize how much they control themselves. your body is the temple of the soul. how to feed and work it out right and it can make it comfortable and do in it a playful way. >> childhood obesity is a passion you have. you were at a neighborhood school talking about childhood obesity. what should we do about this problem? >> the good news -- we were talking to fifth graders and what i love about kids is they answer. we are worried about taking care of kids who are obese. but if you get kids who realize what they need to do they can spread the word to other kids and their parents and oprah taught me this, let people be seen for who they are. what i like is having a real person with a real problem teach america. instead of me talking about it, let kids do it. they understood that mental resilience, to teach themselves how to become tough on their inside so they can deal with the world on the outside. they have the trifecta right there and they can teach america that. >> focus on the children and let the children spread it to the family and
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star is honoring our vets. (announcer) in america we don't just dream when we sleep- we dream twenty-four seven. we dream with our sleeves rolled up. our dreams are expressed in digits. they're made of steel. add those dreams up- that's free enterprise... growing our economy for the long-run. it's what we need to grow 20 million new jobs in the next 10 years. your dreams make the difference. american free enterprise. it's you. so dream big. >>> tomorrow is veteran's day. but today, some of the service men and women received a personal thank you from the redskins super bowl star. peggy fox was there with this report. >> reporter: on the redskins and the super bowl mvp. they posed for pictures with troops and gave them an upclose look at range. >> to hang out with a legend, are you kidding me. signed my wrist. but yet, low little they understand how much we appreciate what they have done. >> reporter: former marine, jamie king, who lost a leg in iraq says he only regrets losing four friends who he is memorialize the in the tattoo. my wife and i met outside the front doors of walter ree
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in 2 minutes. stay with us. (announcer) in america we don't just dream when we sleep- we dream twenty-four seven. we dream with our sleeves rolled up. our dreams are expressed in digits. they're made of steel. add those dreams up- that's free enterprise... growing our economy for the long-run. it's what we need to grow 20 million new jobs in the next 10 years. your dreams make the difference. american free enterprise. it's you. so dream big. america is strong and resilient. and we'll pull through these tough times, we always have. and the companies building the internet are leading this technology driven recovery. more than one hundred billion dollars in private investment over the last two years has spurred innovation, launching new online service and content and put more than three million americans to work. an economic success story. expanding and growing by building a smarter, faster, safer internet. broadband for america: it's working. >>> it's time for today's flu alert and anita brikman is here with all the details. >> h1n1 mostly strikes younger people. when older americans
death to america outside of the former u.s. embassy in the iranian capital. these are the demonstrations iran's government wants the world to see. they mark the 30th anniversary of the day students stormed the u.s. embassy in teheran, taking 52 americans hostage for more than 400 days. it began a three decade deep freeze in relations between iran and america. but not far away from the pro government rally, antigovernment demonstrators shouted death to dictators, referring to iran's leaders. this amateur video appears to show riot police wielding batons and breaking up demonstrator as gun fire rings out. protesters say iran's revolutionary guard swept through the streets, clubbing and kicking anyone who stood in their way. these demonstrators shout obama, you are either with us or against us. urging the president to support them. they still insist the relex of mahmoud ahmadinejad is a fraud. the iranian leaders warned protesters not to hijack the annual anti-u.s. rally marking the siege of the embassy. 30 years ago, the iranian students denounced the u.s. today they are asking america fo
flu alert concerning h1n1 and diabetes. you are watching 9 news now. america is strong and resilient. and we'll pull through these tough times, we always have. and the companies building the internet are leading this technology driven recovery. more than one hundred billion dollars in private investment over the last two years has spurred innovation, launching new online service and content and put more than three million americans to work. an economic success story. expanding and growing by building a smarter, faster, safer internet. broadband for america: it's working. >>> a new flu alert information right now anita is here with the details. the cdc says an estimated 22 million americans have now caught the h1n1 flu. and almost 4,000 have died. the number includes 540 children. tonight there is new concern for the centers for disease control as well as doctors in treating diabetes and hines. >> when people with diabetes get the flu it can be more difficult for them to manage their blood sugar. they can suffer high or low blood sugar. >> health experts say 12% of all h1n1 hospital
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's "assignment america." captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with katie couric. >> couric: and good evening, everyone. we begin tonight with a story sure to affect millions of american families: the biggest recall of baby cribs in u.s. history. more than two million cribs with drop-downsides made by the kay canadian company stork craft. the consumer product safety commission says the defect in these cribs is linked to four deaths and over the past decade this type of crib has been blamed for dozens of deaths. our the "early show" consumer reporter susan koeppen has details. >> reporter: michelle it witte thought her son tyler was safely tucked into his crib but when she went back to check on him... >> i immediately fell to my knees and started screaming. >> reporter: the crib she considered to be tyler's safe haven had turned out to be a death trap. he has been sleeping in a crib with the drop-down side. somehow his head got stuck in a gap between the side rail and head board. >> to see the horrific sight of him strangled between the head board and side rail of his crib wa
and then praised all of those associated with america's armed forces past and present. >> we call this a holiday but for many veterans it is another day of memories that drive them to live their lives each day as best as they possibly can. for our troops it is another day in harm's way. for their families, it is another day to feel the absence of a loved one and the concern for their safety. for our wounded warriors it is another day of slow recovery. >> the president also called attention to veterans of the vietnam war as a p.o.w. mia flag was raised. >> just as you have never forgotten our fallen commrads neither will we. as long as i'm commander in chief america will do right by them. >> visitors paused by the rain- soaked wall today to pay tributes to the americans lost. the weather did not keep the president from visiting section 60 of arlington national cemetery after his wreath laying. this is where military killed in iraq and afghanistan are laid to rest. >> that is why we fight. in hopes of a day when we no longer need to. >> after this morning's events president obama met with his war
. we're america. and our embassy doesn't get overrun and our people don't get taken hostage. >> i remember that everyone at that time wore yellow rib brokens in honor of those hostages. >> and every night they would say it's day five, day six, day seven, et cetera, of the hostage situation in iran. what started out at a hostage crisis game the defining failure of the cartered a mip vags ♪ i will survive >> so do i dare ask how old were you? >> sure. 19. >> coming of age. >> college sophomore. >> seven. >> it's gone down every time we've asked. >> no, i was -- >> you don't have to say. >> to, i don't mind saying. i was 14. my first year in high school. draw matt tick year. >> i was 13. i had just graduated high school. >> and you, sir? >> i'll have to do the math. it's too hard for me. i was six years out of college. and embarking on the early stages of a television career. >> you you had a lot of news that year. >> man, was there ever. >>> well, up next, from soda pop to pamper, we'll look at commercials from some of 1979 east hottest products when we come back. pace yourself. b
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dramatic that the pentagon now sees china as a challenge to america's military presence in asia. china, economy. total gdp, china 8 trillion, u.s. 14.34 trillion. labor force, china 800 million. u.s. 154 million. billionaires, china 79. u.s. 391. millionaires, choo -- china 400,000, u.s. 9 million. automobile production, china 9.3 million cars in 2008. second in the world. u.s. 8.7 million in 2008, third in the world. banking, china leads. three of the world's top four largest banks, u.s. one of the world's top four. green energy, china leads winds, solar and biofuels expecting to reduce carbon emissions by 2020 by 20%. u.s. 15% carbon reduction by 2020. the u.s./china equation. china is the biggest holder of u.s. debt. it holds $800 billion worth of u.s. debt. with that $800 billion wealth, china can buy chicago twice. shanghai world expo starts may 1, 2010. communism? china says forget about it. >> people have a very bad memory of a period in china like 30 years ago. so when the government becomes rich, everybody wants to become rich. >> question. is china today more capitalist or mo
investigation. why so many rapists in this country are getting away with the crime. and "assignment america." they're ready to start their life together-- 50 years after a lie kept them apart. >> like the time had not past. it was amazing. captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with katie couric. >> couric: good evening, everyone. he was initially counted among the dead in the massacre at fort hood, but today hospital officials said the army psychiatrist accused of killing 12 soldiers and a civilian is now well enough to sit up and talk. and investigators have a lot of questions for major nidal malik hasan. sources say the f.b.i. has now identified internet communications that link him to a radical islamic cleric with ties to al qaeda. we have two reports tonight, beginning with on orr in washington. >> reporter: the contacts began last weekend with hasan reaching out to imam anwar al-awlaki back. and the two traded messages into the spring of this year. sources say intelligence agencies collected the messages as part of a separate case and attached no significance to th
is the largest military installation in the united states of america, 50,000 soldiers live and train here. they send troops to afghanistan. they send troops to iraq. more iraq casualties came from this one base than any other base in the entire u.s. military system. they are very accustomed to sending soldier in the to harm's way. this is the headline this morning, i ckilleen "daily hera" massacre on post. a mill taken man who trained here himself is with us now for the very latest on post here at ft. hood. don, good morning. >> reporter: no several hour, military officials told us that the suspected gunman was dead. we now know he is very much alive and hos hospitalized with gunshot wounds. what we don't mow for certain is yes started shooting. for dozens of unarmed soldiers at a ft. hood medical processing center, it was an afternoon of horror. at about 1:30 thursday, military officials say 39-year-old army major nidal made heek hassan walked in to a waiting room and opened fire with two nonmilitary hand guns randomly shooting soldiers in one building and then walking in to an adjacent
by america for generations and as long as i am commander in chief america will do right by them. >>> the president met with his national security team at the white house for another war meeting this afternoon. aides expect him to announce his plan for afghanistan after he returns from his upcoming asia trip. >>> you could help a soldier here at home and already in need. team up with us 9news now and the uso. the bank is going to be open until 7:30 p.m. taking donations and we wants those phones to ring. the number to call 202-432-9045 or you can donate by going to wusa9.com. we have got much more coming up after the break including some new flu alert information. stay with us. >>> new flu alert information know. head over to anita brikman. >> thank you, lesli. right now the frederick county health department is scheduling appointments by phone for h1n1 vaccinations that will happen tomorrow. the number to call 877-628- 2392. you can see it right there on the screen. 877-628-2392. the clinics will have 750 doses available and it will be held at the church of the redeemer. right
think, you know, this whole conversation about well, it's america's fault, we're on the ground in iraq, we're on the ground in afghanistan, they hit us on 9/11 before we were this any of those countries. >> we've been in those countries a long time, monica. >> it is a narrow, radicalized -- >> false finding is not the issue. this has nothing to do with immigration. anybody who thinks it does has a very poor understanding of a couple of very separate problems here. immigration versus terrorism. >> the reason why it's not going to affect immigration is >>> when we come back, elections the vaccines? when planning for retirement these days, the forecast is full of ifs. if i'm too exposed to downturns. if i'll go through my savings too fast. to help you feel more confident consider putting a portion of your savings in a metlife variable annuity. when the market goes up, it gives your assets a potential to grow. while protecting you if the market goes down with a steady stream of income. let america's number one annuity provider help you stay on course with guarantees for the if in life. g
changed the face of homelessness in america. >> the homeless population that we don't see, the working poor, the men, women and children. >> reporter: 32-year-old tina is one of those invisible faces. >> i used all my savings. i was pregnant and i lost my job. they were laying off at the factory in winchester and i got a little behind on my rent. i just kept calling area shelters and somehow ended up in prince william county in a shelter. >> reporter: tina is busy, six kids. the oldest is 13. the youngest six months. >> cook, clean, takes care of us. >> reporter: and works 40 hours a week. >> i'm a dishwasher. i only make $8 an hour. it's hard when your money doesn't go all the way around, especially for the important things like rent, utilities and food. and child care costs and other things that come with it. >> reporter: tina is grateful and lucky. >> i've maintained employment, and my kids are doing good. a couple of them have made the honor roll. >> reporter: in the-- >> in the last year, the economy, we're seeing more and more people calling us that need assistance. >> reporter:
have debated this a long time. it's been debated in america for the last decade-and-a-half. but in terms of legislative deliberation, the health committee began in may. the finance committee on which jon and i sit had extensive hearings all through the spring. this has been debated for a long long time. now the time is to act. frankly, you know, there are a lot of people on the other side of the aisle who don't want health care. they haven't put together an alternative proposal that's out there on the web the way our proposal is. i think what orrin hatch said is right. it's a dilatory tactic. >> schieffer: but what about this idea that it takes $100 million in federal funds channeled to one state. should that be added to the cost of the health care bill? >> mary landrieu is a very good legislator. she does two things very well. one, she delivers the goods for louisiana. she has constantly. i think the people of louisiana respect her for it. but second she has real views on health care. those are taken into account as well. one of the issues that she's pushed very
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magazine named it the most obscene city in america, herndon, beating out los angeles and philly. audrey barnes has the story. >> reporter: herndon, virginia, in president heart of d.c.'s tech corner has a secret. it has been named the most obscene city in america. >> it goes to show you that in the privacy of your own home i guess you really don't know what people are doing. >> reporter: apparently when they are not playing in the park, record numbers of herndon residents are googling those seven words says you should never say on television, beating out philadelphia, st. louis and los angeles in the business insiders survey. >> i'm surprised by that because i don't hear it too often. day-to-day. >> reporter: at the world gate shopping center they're calling it wordgate. >> i come here -- i hear it a lot but not herndon. >> kentucky last year came in first but this year they finished tenth. >> herndon want off the list. >> i would like to see the data of how that was collected and how that relates to the city in general. >> but if this dubious distinction makes people clean up their pot
to make land fall in central america and the united nations takes steps to insure the safety of its aid workers. >>> it is time to focus on maryland's weather and traffic. here's howard. >> good morning. a cold morning across maryland, especially north, central and western maryland. in the 30s once again. skies cleared overnight and with light winds and dry air, this time of the year, temperatures can drop off quickly. we have temperatures in the low 30s in cumberland and frederick 32. hagertown 38. in southern maryland, andrews 37. and cambridge is 46. this afternoon we are looking at a few more clouds and passing sprinkles. cumberland in the 40s. bethesda 55. get a maryland traffic update and angie is in montgomery county. >> i'm actually starting with the inner loop. we are having a beltway watch at saint barnabas. an accident has all lanes back open. you know the red is turning yellow. the congestion is breaking apart. we want you to know in montgomery county as howard mentioned we are all lights working on a nonrush hour pattern. they are trying to fix the glitch. as a result you w
. to shape a better tomorrow, at&t is investing in america's future - working to create an internet that's smart, mobile and safe. last year at&t invested more than any other company in the u.s. and we're continuing to invest this year, to expand and enhance our wireless and wired networks. we support a national plan that ensures high speed internet access and enables adoption by all americans, over the next five years. adoption by all americans, over the next five years. the future is our business. at&t. your world delivered. >>> president obama makes his case ahead of a meeting today to try to influence china's policies toward the united states. >>> welcome back. thanks for joining us this monday morning. angie will have the traffic for us in just a minute but we start off with howard's forecast. hard to top yesterday. >> we won't. >> i was out with short sleeved shirt. >> not even the double sweatshirts. >> you were wearing leggings last week. >> no, thermals. that was just for you, angie. >> oh, gosh. >> you need a light jacket this morning as temperatures are in the 40s. nothing nea
for more information on the triple solution on healthier american, visit for a healthier america.com. see you next time for your health. captioning sponsored by cbs and johnson & johnson, where quality products for the american family have been a tradition for generations. >> osgood: good morning. i'm charles osgood and this is sunday morning. of all the questions facing our country there's one in particular that touches us in an immediate and personal way. it involves the h1n1 flu vaccine. many perplexed americans, the question comes down to this. is the vaccine really a healthy choice? there's no shortage of opinion on this question. it's not just medical experts who are having their say. tracy smith will be reporting our cover story. >> about 15 minutes we'll start. thank you very much. >> reporter: millions have taken the h1n1 vaccine. but there are millions more who doubt they want it or even need it. what do you think is more infectious, h1n1 or fear? >> i think fear is the most infectious thing on the planet at the moment. i'm hoping it's not the most dangerous but i could
, and builds a stronger economy. to shape a better tomorrow, at&t is investing in america's future - working to create an internet that's smart, mobile and safe. last year at&t invested more than any other company in the u.s. and we're continuing to invest this year, to expand and enhance our wireless and wired networks. we support a national plan that ensures high speed internet access and enables adoption by all americans, over the next five years. adoption by all americans, over the next five years. the future is our business. at&t. your world delivered. >>> now this week in defense news with vago muradian. >> good morning and welcome to this week in defense news. i'm vago muradian. we have a round table to cover the latest news with top defense reporters and analysts. what is next in afghanistan? what is the 2010 authorization act the president signed this week. strategic implications of the quad dren yell review. i'm joined by rick mays. lauren thompson. john barry. greg jaffe. he co-authored "the fourth star." let's start with afghanistan. october has been the deadliest month on record
lairty ensued but i want to know who was the dead guy in the casket. america is strong and resilient. and we'll pull through these tough times, we always have. and the companies building the internet are leading this technology driven recovery. more than one hundred billion dollars in private investment over the last two years has spurred innovation, launching new online service and content and put more than three million americans to work. an economic success story. expanding and growing by building a smarter, faster, safer internet. broadband for america: it's working. >>> in the mail bag tonight reaction to the massacre at ft. hood. nancy in springfield, virginia echoing much of the current speculation as to why mr. hasan went on that deadly rampage -- no doubt. there were better ways to express the frustration, the troubling question remains what went wrong with hasan so he could no longer see that. >>> and since the redskins soap opera is more fascinating than the games as of late we turn to craig from king george, virginia who has this to say to fans begging dan snyder to sel
of the largest pecan producers in mexico. it grows sugar cane, cotton and miles of sod for america's lawns. were you overwhelmed when you first took on the job. >> i'm not going to say i was overwhelmed but it was a little little bit like drinking from the fire hose. >> reporter: manager dave delaney juggles a huge amount of assets. >> my success as a ranch manager is judged not only by how much money i make but more importantly the shape of the resource 10, 15, 20 years from now. stewarding the land, the water, the cattle, the wildlife. >> reporter: in fact, corporations rent 20,000-acre parcels of the ranch with year- round lodges to entertain clients. guided trophy hunting for deer starts at $5,000 per person. unless you're a king ranch employee. then it's free. is this a trophy? >> yes, sir, a trophy buck. >> reporter: leroy is a sixth generation kineno, in the saddle since he was a little boy trailing his father, uncles and grandfather. >> i was about maybe six i would imagine, five. i'd be out there with my chaps looking at them run around in the brush and roping these big old animals. eve
of excitement about that one. >> thank you. >>> remember the neil diamond song, they are coming to america? well, they are again. the united states is back on top of the country brand index. the list by the firm's future brand ranks the top international travel destinations, canada second with the upcoming oner olympics cited as the reason followed by australia, new zealand and france. >>> easing the commute. a new plan for the 270 corridor are moving forward. >>> and an upgrade on the marc trains the new thing you will soon be seeing. right now focus on virginia traffic. >>> virginia you are looking nice this morning with clear skies out there. and some chilly temperatures. you are not under the freeze warning in much of virginia. fredericksburg and the northern neck, but you will have that tonight. we are looking at the sun in a few minutes. 40 winchester. ft. belvoir is the cool spot at 35. under sunny and breezy conditions, gainesville this afternoon 52. chantilly 52 and dumfries 54. how are the virginia highways looking. >> not bad. we will begin with the beltway in virginia on the outer lo
with the all important full forecast. keep it right here. q america is strong and resilient. and we'll pull through these tough times, we always have. and the companies building the internet are leading this technology driven recovery. more than one hundred billion dollars in private investment over the last two years has spurred innovation, launching new online service and content and put more than three million americans to work. an economic success story. expanding and growing by building a smarter, faster, safer internet. broadband for america: it's working. >>> in tonight's consumer alert, before you shell out money for a program to guard your identity, you may want to read the fine print. the resource center says some of the services will turn you away if someone is already stolen your identity. experience is one of the few programs that will let you pay for the extra protection even if you've had an identity breech. keep in mind, no program can prevent someone from stealing your identity. protect yourself for free, shred your documents, watch your online shopping and guard your soc
february. we'll talk about showers and maybe some thunder. stay tuned. america is strong and resilient. and we'll pull through these tough times, we always have. and the companies building the internet are leading this technology driven recovery. more than one hundred billion dollars in private investment over the last two years has spurred innovation, launching new online service and content and put more than three million americans to work. an economic success story. expanding and growing by building a smarter, faster, safer internet. broadband for america: it's working. >>> in tonight's consumer alert. the extra fees you pay to travel over the holidays are so lucrative for the airlines, they are going to pile them on. in addition to the tens of $30 surcharges it fly around thanksgiving and christmas, you are going to pay them to travel around spring break. the biggest fee is reserved around super bowl fans. fly february 8 and you'll pay an additional $50 fee. >>> all right, so how do you store your spare tire? in the trunk? off the back of the vehicle? underneath? tonight at 11:00
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